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Luncheon plate

1958.155 (RS211422)

Description

Earthenware plate with mulberry-colored transfer-printed pattern "Peruvian Horse Hunt." Border of oblong medallions framing horse roping scenes and round medallions of rose swags. Center scene of man trying to lasso wild white horse.

Details

Maker
Shaw, Anthony (Maker)
Date
1853
Registry Mark
Inscriptions
"SHAWS/ PERUVIAN/ HORSE/ HUNT / [horses] / [reg. mark of Aug. 8, 1853, parcel #1, patent #92001]" (printed)
Location of origin
Burslem / Tunstall, England, Staffordshire
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
ironstone (pottery)
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Eating Vessels
Descriptive terms
dinner plates
Dish, Eating
earthenware
glazing (coating)
Horse
ironstone (pottery)
Medallion
Men
Plate, Food
Plate, Luncheon
Rose
transfer printing
People and organizations
Peru
Dimensions
1 (H), 9 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1958.155
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Margaret Jewell
GUSN
15981
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